The Union Petroleum Ministry recently floated a tender for laying a network of CNG pipelines in the city/district. The trunk line of CNG has come near Nagpur. This will supply cheap and pollution-free fuel to Nagpur city/district.
Other districts under this tender include Buldhana, Nanded, Parbhani, Akola, Washim, Yavatmal, Chandrapur, Wardha, Bhandara, Gondia and Gadchiroli. The last day of bidding will be December 15, 2021, and the tender will be opened on December 20, 2021.
This project will aid not only in a reduction in pollution but the cost of LPG used in the houses will be less than half, new employment opportunities will also be generated in the parts manufacturing/purchasing/sales sector related to it.